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Pence Walks Out Of NFL Game After Players Kneel During Anthem

Vice President Mike Pence flew from Las Vegas to Indianapolis for Sunday afternoon’s Colts game, but he and wife Karen Pence left after some visiting 49ers players kneeled during the national anthem. Most observers — reportedly including those inside the West Wing — viewed Pence’s walk-out as an effort to revitalize President Trump’s feud with…

Judge Overturns Aaron Hernandez’s Murder Conviction

A judge in Massachusetts scrapped former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez’s murder conviction Tuesday, just weeks after he was found dead in his suburban Boston jail cell of an apparent suicide. Hernandez was found guilty in 2015 in the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd, a semi-pro football player. According to WBZ, Judge Susan Garsh…

Amazon, NFL Sign $50 Million Streaming Deal

The National Football League has reached a $50 million deal with Amazon to stream 10 Thursday night games this season, according to reports. The one-year agreement is a fivefold increase from the NFL’s deal with Twitter last season. Twitter streamed the games for free on its site, but Amazon’s streamed games will only be accessible…

Joe McKnight’s Shooter Released From Custody, No Charges Filed

The man who shot Joe McKnight has been released from custody and no charges have been filed yet … this according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Dept. A rep said that 54-year-old Ronald Gasser — a white male — was questioned and released “sometime overnight” after officials believed they had no reason to hold him…

NFL Kicker Josh Brown Admitted to Domestic Abuse

New York Giants kicker Josh Brown admitted multiple times to domestic abuse of his wife, according to newly obtained police documents. Brown made the admissions, which were used as evidence for his trial in Washington state, in a series of emails, diary entries, and counseling sessions. “I made selfish decisions to use and abuse women…

NFL 2016 Regular Season Begins

The NFL finally gets its regular season schedule underway. After six weeks of training camps and preseason, it is time to begin the long, grueling road to Super Bowl LI. Tonight WHO? Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos WHEN? Thursday, September 8, 2016 6:30 PM MT (7:30 CT) WHERE? Sports Authority Field at Mile High Denver,…

The Super Bowl 50 is this Sunday. Are the Chicken Wings ready?

Super Bowl 50 will start off at 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday. The game is being played at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, home to the San Francisco 49ers. Watch Super Bowl 2016 Live Stream Here’s everything you need to know in order to watch — or plan a Super Bowl party around —…

Former NFL Quarterback Ken Stabler Had Brain Disease CTE

Former Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, who died in July, had the degenerative brain condition likely caused by repeated blows to the head. An autopsy found that on a scale of 1 to 4, Stabler had high Stage 3 chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, according to Boston University researches. Stabler died on July 8 of colon…

Panthers, Broncos Head to Super Bowl 50 [VIDEO]

With their respective victories Sunday evening, the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers advanced to the Super Bowl. The Broncos upset the New England Patriots with a 20-18 win, thanks largely to quarterback Peyton Manning and a defensive line that nabbed four interceptions and two sacks of rival QB Tom Brady. Later, in Charlotte, the…

New England Patriot’s Tom Brady: NFL ‘Manufactured’ Scandal [VIDEO]

Tom Brady ripped NFL Roger Goodell for upholding his four-game suspension over “Deflategate” in a Facebook post Wednesday morning. “I did nothing wrong, and no one in the Patriots organization did either,” Brady wrote. Goodell cited evidence that the New England quarterback destroyed his cellphone while upholding the quarterback’s four-grame suspension for his role in…

Arizona Cardinals Hire Jen Welter First Female NFL Coach [VIDEO]

The Arizona Cardinals announced Monday they have hired a female as a coaching intern during training camp and preseason. Jen Welter, who will help the inside linebackers, is believed to be the first woman to hold a coaching position in the National Football League. Welter worked with linebackers and on special teams as an assistant…

NFL Player Loses Finger to Fireworks [VIDEO]

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul reportedly had his right index finger amputated Wednesday after a fireworks accident over the holiday weekend. ESPN broke the story of Pierre-Paul’s Fourth of July mishap, but neither the team or Pierre-Paul have yet to comment. Pierre-Paul is technically not under contract as he had yet to sign…

NFL lineman Ray McDonald arrested again [VIDEO]

NFL lineman Ray McDonald has been arrested for the second time this week.The Santa Clara Police Department said the former San Francisco 49ers defensive end was arrested Wednesday for violating a restraining order by being at a residence in Santa Clara.

Tim Tebow to Make NFL Return with Eagles [VIDEO]

The Philadelphia Eagles are planning to sign quarterback Tim Tebow on Monday as they head into offseason training, Fox Sports reports. The Eagles reportedly spent time with Tebow’s quarterbacks coach Tom House and intend to use him as a fourth quarterback for their offseason program. Tebow hasn’t step foot in an NFL regular season game…

Aaron Hernandez Found Guilty Of First Degree Murder [VIDEO]

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first-degree murder after a lengthy trial in Fall River, Massachusetts. Hernandez, 25, was charged with killing Odin Lloyd, 27, on June 17, 2013. Lloyd, who was dating the sister of Hernandez’s fiancee, was found shot to death in an abandoned industrial yard. Prosecutors…

Steelers’ Safety Troy Polamalu to Retire [VIDEO]

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ Troy Polamalu announced his plans Thursday to retire from football after 12 years in the NFL. The eight-time Pro Bowler and four-time first-team All-Pro safety called the team’s owner Dan Rooney Wednesday to inform him of his decision, according to the Herald-Standard. Polamalu, 33, is considered one of the greatest safeties of…

Watch Katy Perry Super Bowl Halftime Show Performance 2015 FULL VIDEO

Katy Perry was on fire while performing during the 2015 Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show held at the University of Phoenix Stadium on Sunday in Glendale, Ariz. “Super Bowl, are you ready to rock?!” the 30-year-old singer told the crowd while standing on top of a giant lion. Here are the songs that Katy performed…

Madden 15 Predicted Super Bowl Winner And Final Score [VIDEO]

Last week’s Madden NFL 15 Super Bowl simulation predicted the comeback and the final score exactly. Brady was named MVP of Super Bowl XLIX, which the Madden simulation also predicted. Here’s a rundown of what this year’s Madden NFL simulation got right: -The Seahawks going on a run in the second half and New England…

[VIDEO] Goal-line Interception gives Patriots Super Bowl Title

Super Bowl XLIX: Patriots beat Seahawks for Brady’s fourth title Rob Gronkowski scoring a touchdown on six receptions and 68 yards in the Patriots’ Super Bowl win. New England Patriots were carried to a stunning comeback by the resilience of Tom Brady. The 37-year-old, sacked and twice intercepted, refused to give in as the Patriots…

Jon Stewart Blasts NFL’s ‘f*cked up Priorities’ [VIDEO]

Jon Stewart slam the National Football League on Thursday for worrying about deflated balls and $500,000 penalties for players who won’t speak to the media instead of more serious issues. “Are you f*cking kidding me? That’s ‘my company poured dioxin in a river’ money,” Stewart said of the fine Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch…

Jury Selection to Begin in Murder Trial of Ex-NFLer Hernandez [VIDEO]

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is due in court on Friday for the first of two murder trials he faces this year, this one for the fatal shooting of an acquaintance near his home in southern Massachusetts. Hernandez, 25, is charged with summoning Odin Lloyd to his home late one night in June…

Ohio St. shocks #1 Alabama in Sugar Bowl 42-35 [VIDEO]

The Ohio State Buckeyes rallied from a 21-6 deficit to defeat Alabama 42-35 and advance to play Oregon in the Jan. 12 College Football Playoff National Championship. Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones, a former backup, came through again and teammate Ezekiel Elliott ran all over mighty Alabama. And Urban Meyer’s quest to turn Ohio State…